Hematology specialists are called in for cases of suspected blood disorders when the diagnosis is unclear or specialized medical care is needed. They coordinate total patient care, working, where needed, with surgeons, radiation therapists, gynecologists or other specialists.

Infectious Disease

Infectious Disease specialists have expertise in infections of the sinuses, heart, brain, lungs, urinary tract, bowel, bones, and pelvic organs. Their extensive training focuses on all kinds of infections, including those caused by bacteria, viruses, fungi, and parasites. Many ID physicians specialize in treating patients with infections due to human immunodeficiency virus (HIV), the cause of AIDS.


Neurologists treat illnesses of the nervous system (brain, spinal cord, nerves and muscles). Neurologists treat diseases such as autism, epilepsy, alzheimers, and Parkinson's as well as treating strokes, migraines, and back pain.

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Oncology specialists care for cancer patients from the moment of diagnosis through the course of the disease. They explain the diagnosis and meaning of the disease stage, discuss various treatment options, recommend the best course of treatment, deliver optimal care, and improve quality of life -- through curative therapy and palliative care with pain and symptom management.


Pulmonology deals with diseases of the lungs and the respiratory tract. Pulmonologists specialize in complex diseases and conditions of the chest such as asthma, emphysema, pneumonia, tuberculosis, and infections of the lungs.

Sleep Medicine

Sleep Medicine is the screening, detection, and treatment of a variety of sleep disorders by a pulmonologist or neurologist with expertise in sleep medicine. Symptoms may include snoring, chronic exhaustion, restless legs, and insomnia. In addition to obtaining a patient history and performing a physical examination, the specialist may investigate the quality of a patient's sleep during an overnight stay at a sleep diagnostic center and make appropriate therapeutic recommendations.

Vascular Surgery and Vein Care

Vascular Surgery and Vein Care surgeons and providers specialize in the medical and surgical management of all the diseases that affect the arteries and veins outside the heart. This includes diseases of the arteries, veins, and vascular system. They are managed by medical therapy, minimally-invasive catheter procedures, and surgical reconstruction. They also provide wound care and hyperbaric oxygen treatment.